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radome

[rey-dohm] /ˈreɪˌdoʊm/
noun
1.
a dome-shaped device used to house a radar antenna.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; blend of radar and dome
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  • The refraction of the circularly symmetric radome varies as a function of elevation angle.
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radome

/ˈreɪdəʊm/
noun
1.
a protective housing for a radar antenna made from a material that is transparent to radio waves
Word Origin
C20: ra(dar) + dome
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